Megan Hansen

Holiday House in need of additional gifts for teenagers

Santa’s satellite workshop in Oak Harbor may be a little light on gifts for some boys and girls this holiday season.

Coupeville Festival Association awards $28K in community grants

The Coupeville Festival Association gave out more than $28,000 in community grants Monday night that help support the artistic and historic culture of Central Whidbey.

Retired teacher shares love of trains

There’s always something new to see during Coupeville resident Jack Tingstad’s annual model railroad open house.

Winds whip Whidbey but damage is minimal

Tony Popp, a public affairs officer for Whidbey Island Naval Air Station, reported that maximum winds were recorded at 57 mph at 2:02 p.m. and the fastest sustained two-minute winds were recorded at 45 mph at 2:12 p.m. North Whidbey Fire and Rescue had a few more calls than Oak Harbor.

Frontier finalizes deal to open store in Coupeville

Representatives with Frontier Building Supply confirmed Friday the business will be opening a Coupeville location.

Haunting events start today in Coupeville

Ghosts and goblins will be sneaking out of the dark recesses of Coupeville as the Haunting of Coupeville starts Saturday, offering a month of hauntingly fun activities.

Port establishes Greenbank Farm lease negotiation terms

The Port of Coupeville held a special meeting Friday after learning previous action taken in regard to tenant leases at Greenbank Farm was not legal.

New Whidbey Animals’ Improvement Foundation shelter offers more space; grand opening Sunday

In the process of moving into a new 12,544-square-foot shelter, administrators for Whidbey Animal Improvement Foundation have barely time enough to catch their breath.

Longtime Whidbey General Hospital spokeswoman leaves, backs Gardner campaign

After 20 years with Whidbey General Hospital, spokeswoman Trish Rose has left her position to work for Naval Hospital Oak Harbor.

Greenbank Farm managers say they’re backing out of the picture

Any hope that the Greenbank Farm Manage-ment Group could continue in an advisory role over the farm were dashed Monday night as the farm management group said it’s done. The Port of Coupeville is moving forward with plans to manage the farm itself.

Coupeville woman claims port violated Open Meetings Act

A Coupeville resident filed a petition against the Port of Coupeville Tuesday claiming two of the three commissioners violated the Open Public Meetings Act.

American Pickers planning October sweep of Whidbey

Stars of the History Channel show “American Pickers” may be coming to film on Whidbey Island this fall.

Greenbank Farm going Scottish on Saturday with games

About a dozen Scottish clans will convene at the Greenbank Farm Saturday in a celebration of their rich and festive history.

Annual Arts and Crafts Fest draws big crowds to Coupeville

Coupeville Arts and Crafts Festival organizers are still crunching numbers, but it’s estimated this past weekend’s event brought an estimated 15,000 people to town.

Lavender Wind Festival | Slideshow

Photos from the 2015 Lavender Wind Festival, held at Lavender Wind Farm in Coupeville.

Oak Harbor Police investigating vehicle prowls

Oak Harbor Police are investigating four vehicle prowls reported Sunday evening in two different areas of the city.

Arts and Crafts Fest this weekend in Coupeville

The Coupeville Arts & Crafts Festival will fill the streets this weekend with artists, music and food.

Lack of long-term leases raises Greenbank Farm tenant anxieties

With management plans in the air, Greenbank Farm tenants are expressing concerns about the future.

Greenbank Farm managers plan meeting

The Greenbank Farm community is still reeling from the 2-1 vote by the Port of Coupeville last week to terminate negotiations with the Greenbank Farm Management Group.

Couple returns to Coupeville

Twenty-three years after leaving Coupeville, Concerts on the Cove founders David and Pat Howell have returned to town, hoping to leave their mark once again.